[SA20387] avast! Unspecified CHM Unpacker Vulnerability

2006-06-02T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:12946
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2006-06-02T00:00:00

Description


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TITLE: avast! Unspecified CHM Unpacker Vulnerability

SECUNIA ADVISORY ID: SA20387

VERIFY ADVISORY: http://secunia.com/advisories/20387/

CRITICAL: Moderately critical

IMPACT: Unknown

WHERE: >From remote

SOFTWARE: avast! Antivirus 4.x http://secunia.com/product/5162/

DESCRIPTION: A vulnerability with an unknown impact has been reported in avast! Antivirus.

The vulnerability is caused due to an unspecified error in the CHM unpacker.

The vulnerability has been reported in version 4.7.827 and prior.

SOLUTION: Update to version 4.7.844, which temporarily disables the CHM unpacker. http://www.avast.com/eng/programs.html

PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY: Reported by vendor.


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